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Superhero Grandma

Do superhero’s age? They don’t seem to. In the comics, they just get drawn the same way over and over again. In the now inevitable movie adaptations they are consistently played by different actors (how many batmen have we had?!) So I wonder if this is wonder woman or some other superhero that we all […]

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Best Pet Ever?

I had a cool pet once. I had bought a fish tank, and uninspired by all the fish on offer in the shop, I decided on an Axolotl who I promptly names Max Olotl. Yep, I was very funny back then (NOTE: It has subsequently been pointed out to me that calling an Axelotl Max […]

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Brilliant Photos of Swarming Birds

I guess sometimes even birds want to be other things, and what better way to achieve this than to swarm in particularly impressive ways! Take, for example, these birds who are trying to be other animals. The first pic is stunning of flamingos making a flamingo shape. Or perhaps just birds wanting to smile and […]

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The New London Routemaster Bus

Boris rocks. When it was announced that the institution that is the hop-on, hop-off London routemaster was to be phased out and replaced with bendy buses (that routinely cause traffic chaos in London’s tight streets and regularly injure cyclists), we all shed a collective tear. If there is one thing you cannot accuse our wonderful Mayor of, […]

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The Same Photo Every Day

What happens when you take a photo of the same thing every day for three years? You could turn yourself into an internet sensation with over 7 million hits by taking a photo of yourself in exactly (scarily actually) the same position every day for three years. The result is pretty cool. Actually reminds me […]

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Where do you Stand on the New Economist Ads

I’ve written here before about The Economist advertising campaigns, which I love. I really was not sure how they were going to top some of the fantastic and very thought provoking ideas that were the backbone of their previous campaign. Ideas like these: I must say though, that the new Economist ads which are starting […]

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Incredible Lightening Strikes

I love thunderstorms and lightening. Very very frightening. … and I particularly love these photos, although I am very glad that I wasn’t there. I glad that someone was there with a camera. 1. Statue of Liberty, NYC 2. Burj Khalifa, Dubai 3. Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro 4. Plane at Narita Airport, Tokyo And a […]

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Stunning Photos of London at Night

These photos were taken by London photographer Jason Hawkes, and are some of the most beautiful images I have seen of London from above. Stunning. Check out more of his shots here.

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Building the Six Million Dollar Man

“Steve Austin, astronaut. A man barely alive. Gentlemen, we can rebuild him. We have the technology. We have the capability to build the world’s first bionic man. Steve Austin will be that man. Better than he was before. Better, stronger, faster.”… awesome! Fiction that will never happen? Don’t be so sure. 1. The bionic Video […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright Pop-Up Book

Yeah… you think you had a cool pop up book when you were a kid? Well check out this bad boy. The ultimate mothership of pop-up books: full, to-scale representations of Frank Lloyd Wright buildings. 1. Annunication Greek Orthodox Church in Milwaukee …and the real thing: 2. C. Johnson & Son Administration Tower and Research […]

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